TUBINGEN, Germany—CHT Group, a specialty chemicals and additives company for industrial processes, has named Kenneth Kemerer as CHT USA president. He stepped into the role Jan. 20.
Kemerer, who also will take the role of CHT USA managing director, previously served as chief operating officer and general manager for CHT. He follows Jim Cottingham as president and managing director at CHT USA.
"I am excited for the opportunity to lead this great team and continue to build upon the excellent foundation we have established at CHT USA, with a continued focus on customer service and sustainable chemistries," said Kemerer. "As part of the CHT Group, we will continue to expand our global capabilities to cultivate next generation solutions."
Kemerer brings 25 years experience in operations, supply chain, technical and commercial leadership to his new posts.
CHT, with offices in Michigan and Virginia, offers materials for the electronic, cleaning and home/car care product, textile, paper and leather, construction, and process aids industries for mining and agricultural applications.